How To Re-use Common Items

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

If something is useful and I might personally use it later, it gets saved and used again. Common Items to Re-Use and How to Re-Use Them. Zip lock bags are routinely washed and used again for food (or other) storage.

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Day 4 of 31 Days to Slash your Grocery Budget: Pantry Challenge

Family Balance Sheet

31 Days to Slash your Grocery Spending. Today, we’re going to plan meals using those inventories of foods you found in your pantry, fridge, and freezer. I found lots of frozen fruit that we will use for smoothies. 31 Days to Slash Your Grocery Spending

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Ten Paper Products To Cross Off Your Grocery List | Kitchen Economics Link Up

Family Balance Sheet

Are you looking for more ways to trim your grocery bill? Try replacing some paper products on your list with cloth and re-usable products that you probably have around the house and you will not only reduce your grocery spending, but you will also reduce your waste.

7 Ways to Reduce Household Waste

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From food waste to packaging to disposable items, there are a lot of resources being used by humans. Create a meal plan for the week, and base your grocery shopping list on what you will actually eat during the week. Find Ways to Re-Use as Much As You Can. Buy Used.

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Interview with a Self-Made Millionaire

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For so long, we plodded along with next to nothing while our neighbors were running up their charge cards and using home equity loans to take vacations. I remember that we re-used our coffee grounds. Me: What do you mean, re-used your coffee grounds?

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5 Companies that Deliver Anything in an Hour – Honest Review

Coupons Do Work

being a busy parent or person means going to the grocery store is a chore and most of us do not have the time to do it. Read the reviews of the 5 best companies to use that we love : . If you’re using all of these features and Now’s same-day delivery.

Put Your Budget on a Diet: Saving Money by Living Medium

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Megamarts like Wal-Mart, Target, K-Mart, Aldi’s, Walgreens, Rite-Aid, and even franchised grocery stores carry the same quality of goods that you’re used to buying, but they don’t carry the overhead costs that come with the big names. Used Doesn’t Mean Abused.

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6 Reasons to Meal Plan

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If you’re used to being spontaneous with your choice of meals, the idea of planning your meals for the week in advance might seem tedious and unappealing, but there are some definite advantages involved.

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Don’t Recycle, Reuse

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When you can reuse or re-purpose an item, you are not only saving it from the landfills, but you are also saving the expense and energy which would have been expended when you recycle. To keep our kitchen trash can clean, we use either a heavy paper bag or a small plastic bag.

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Can You Cut Expenses by a Half Million Dollars?

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With the advent of the Great Recession, today’s populations are re-learning frugality and expense reduction. We were so poor that we re-used coffee grounds to make more coffee! We used free TV for most of our married life (we do now splurge on satellite TV!).

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Getting Started: Menu Planning Basics

Saving Cents With Sense

Before you go to the grocery store, take inventory of what you have in your pantry and freezer. Search for recipes that can be used in the crock pot, family friendly, or that are budget friendly. This site uses affiliate links. Getting Started: Menu Planning Basics.

10 Frugal Tips For Earth Day

Saving Cents With Sense

Tip: Try using newspaper instead of paper towels the next time you wash your windows. Buy Used : You probably already know the benefits of buying second-hand , but buying used, also helps the environment. Re-Use.

Simply Potatoes Review & Giveaway

Nicoles Nickels

Review of Product: I had seen Simply Potatoes products in the grocery store before but had never purchased them! I made the wedges to be served with meatloaf and used the wedges as a base for the roasted garlic potatoes I normally make. Whether you’re using them as they are or doctoring them up and using them as a timesaver these Simply Potatoes are simple…but delicious! Name of Product: Simply Potatoes.